Rare dormouse caught on camera on specially designed bridge

The Hazel Dormouse is under threat Credit: ITV Meridian

Experts have designed a special bridge to help the endangered Hazel Dormouse travel around - and it's proved an instant success.

The £10k structure on the Isle of Wight attracted one of the elusive mammals just a day after being put up.

It's part of an experiment to provide the dormouse with safe routes to travel to new areas. They usually use trees to avoid predators, so find it difficult to cross roads and railways.

Sam Holder reports.